Complete Care Hospital for Pets

3288 Hwy 7, Unit 3
Lake Echo, NS B3E 1C6


Zoonotic disease dangers present legal risks to veterinarians

When humans contract diseases from their pets, the consequences, in rare instances, can carry legal ramifications for their veterinarians. It's a scenario Dr. ...

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IMHA: Four Letters You Never Want to Meet

Most of the diseases that we see and treat in the ER can be pretty easily comprehended by non-medical folks: trauma, infection, cancer – all of these seem to m ...

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Dog vs. Porcupine: Same Winner Every Time

I can also guarantee that the dog will never learn that the porcupine has no need to run away. Why would a porcupine run? He may only have one defense, but it's ...

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Pharmacist admonished in veterinary case

Photo by Kourtney Ott Roo, a 97-pound Chesapeake Bay retriever, received an insufficient dose of medication after his owner was given misleading information b ...

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When microchips muddle pet ownership status

The day a new client brought in a friendly terrier mix she’d found as a stray, Dr. Meghan Ellis was just trying to do the right thing by scanning the dog for a ...

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Hair Today and Not Gone Tomorrow

The other morning I looked up just as the sun highlighted my son, who was holding and petting our white cat Rocky. I stood in awe of the amount of hair falling ...

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Lake Echo - Hospital

3288 Highway 7
Lake Echo, NS, B3E 1C6

Mon: 8 am - 6 pm
Tue: 8 am - 1 pm and
3 pm - 8 pm
(1-3pm staff meeting/emerg)
Wed: 8 am - 6 pm
Thurs: 8 am - 8 pm
Fri: 8 am - 6 pm
Sat: 9 am - 2 pm 


Sheet Harbour
Remote Clinic

22456, Highway 7
Sheet Harbour, NS

Wed: 10:40 am - 3:00 pm
Fri: 10:40 am - 3:30 pm


Equine and House Call

By Appointment